Posts Tagged ‘kids’

Free Software for Young Birders

Thayer Birding Software has given the Peterborough Junior Field Naturalists a chance to use their software for free.   They have created a special code that you can use:   PeterboroughNatureYoungBirder   College and grad students can get a 50% discount by using the code  STUDENT.  Teachers can get a 50% discount by using the…

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Bioblitz for Biodiversity Public · Hosted by Ecology Park and Green Up June 2nd

Saturday, June 2 at 10 AM – 3 PM Ecology Park 1899 Ashburnham Dr, Peterborough, Ontario K9L1P8 Join us for the first annual GreenUP Ecology Park Bioblitz, in partnership with the Biodiversity Education and Awareness Network (BEAN), and as part of the 100in1Day event. Learn about local flora and fauna in Peterborough from special guest and local naturalist, Drew…

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Camp Kawartha March Break Day Camp March 12 – March 15

March Break Day Camp March 12 – March 15 Ages: 6-12. During this camp, kids will participate in active and engaging outdoor experiences. Campers will use the Environment Centre as a cozy home base from which to explore the Trent Nature Area and participate in a variety of nature themed activities. Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm. Arrival Time:…

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Putting a Bow on This Season’s Christmas Bird Count for Kids

A successful 2017-18 Christmas Bird Count for Kids season has wrapped up in Canada. Fifty-eight events across the country gathered young birders to identify and count winter birds in their cities, parks, forests, prairies, wetlands, and coastal areas. An impressive 142 species were reported! The top five most commonly-observed birds were: Black-capped Chickadee, Mallard, Downy Woodpecker, White-breasted…

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Kids Winter Day Camp January 2, 2018 – January 5, 2018

Winter Day Camp January 2, 2018 – January 5, 2018 Ages: 6-12. During this 4-day camp, kids will participate in active and engaging outdoor experiences. Campers will use the Environment Centre as a cozy home base from which to explore the Trent Nature Area and participate in a variety of nature themed activities. Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm.…

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